Theo Epstein On Jake Arrieta Negotiations: 'Kind Of An Eternity To Start Thinking Of 2018 Right Now'"He's putting himself in a position to get a great contract," Epstein says of Arrieta.
Emma: Cubs' Cutting-Edge New Player Amenities Reward PatienceTom Ricketts committed to building the Cubs top-notch amenities.
Emma: Cubs' Special Ride Commences At Wrigley FieldThe World Series dreaming is underway at the Friendly Confines.
Levine: Chicago Cubs Offense Can Be SuffocatingThrough six games, the Cubs were averaging 7.0 runs and working the count.
Theo Epstein Sick Over Kyle Schwarber's Injury, But Cubs Planned For Such A 'Bad Dream'"He's extremely genuine, extremely down to earth, truly prioritizes the welfare of the team," Epstein says of Schwarber.
Levine: With Extension Close, Theo Epstein Will Soon Be Baseball's Highest-Paid ExecutiveShort of winning a World Series already, Epstein has done everything Ricketts has wanted in four-plus years on the job.
Tom Ricketts: Theo Epstein's Contract Extension Coming 'Pretty Soon'Epstein's in the final year of his original deal with the Cubs but will soon reach an extension.
Bernstein: Cubs' Theo Epstein Chasing A Baseball Holy GrailEpstein has his eyes on the next market inefficiency -- protecting pitchers' arms.
Theo Epstein Only Needs 6 Words To Keep Cubs Humble"How can you be complacent when you're a defending third-place team?" Epstein says.
Baffoe: In Landing Dexter Fowler, Cubs Have Luck On Their Side Now TooThe Cubs benefited from Fowler's deal falling apart with the Orioles.
With A Grand Scheme, Theo Epstein Surprised All The Cubs' Players With The Dexter Fowler Signing"I gave him Dex a hug and told him, 'Man, I'm going to miss you,'" David Ross explained of how he was fooled.
Tom Ricketts: Theo Epstein's Pay Should Reflect That He's 'Best' Executive In Baseball"I can 't imagine a better relationship than what Theo and I have," Ricketts says.